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  Words related to compromise

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Definition:
  • a middle way between two extremes;
  • an accommodation in which both sides make concessions; "the newly elected congressmen rejected a compromise because they considered it `business as usual''";
  • settle by concession;
  • make a compromise; arrive at a compromise; "nobody will get everything he wants; we all must compromise";
  • expose or make liable to danger, suspicion, or disrepute; "The nuclear secrets of the state were compromised by the spy";

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    Hyponyms: Missouri Compromise, give and take

     

    Entailments: agree, hold, concur, concord

     

    Derivational Morphology: via media

     

    Anagrams: microscope, microspore

     

     
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